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Trae Young or Devin Booker (2020)


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Devin Booker
G - PHO
Devin Booker
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
22 of 24 experts
8%
Recommended by
2 of 24 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 5
Best Rank# 5
Worst Rank# 15
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 12
Best Rank# 10
Worst Rank# 33
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.035.6
Field Goals Made8.28.9
Field Goals Att18.318.7
Field Goals %.445.479
Three Points Made3.22.4
Three Points Att9.47.2
Three Points %.369.355
Free Throws Made7.46.8
Free Throws Att8.67.6
Free Throws %.863.903
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds3.94.2
Assists9.26.3
Turnovers4.13.6
Steals1.00.8
Blocks0.20.3
Points26.927.1
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertOUT-
   
Expert Ranks 
   

# 3# 6
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 4# 6
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 5# 8
   
Site Rankings
CBS Sports
# 8# 15
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 5# 6
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 6# 7
   
JMO
FantasyPros
# 4# 10
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 5# 10
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 2# 8
   
Blaine Blontz
FantasyPros
# 5# 8
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 4# 10
   
Tom
FantasyPros
# 10# 11
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 4# 7
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 6# 7
   
Dave Kluge
FantasyPros
# 4# 9
   
Vaughn Dalzell
FantasyPros
# 4# 8
   
Ethan Masel
The Fantasy Bulletin
# 10# 14
   
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Alex Burns
FantasyPros
# 4# 7
   
Dan Titus
FantasyPros
# 4# 6
   
Shane Mosley
FB-Ninja
# 4# 6
   
Adam Koffler
FantasyPros
# 6# 5
   
Keith Lott
Fantasy Six Pack
# 7# 6
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Devin Booker
G - PHO
Devin Booker
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,1202,512
   
Field Goals Made546627
   
Field Goals Att1,2491,283
   
Field Goals %.437.489
   
Three Points Made205141
   
Three Points Att568398
   
Three Points %.361.354
   
Free Throws Made481468
   
Free Throws Att559509
   
Free Throws %.861.919
   
Offensive Rebound3129
   
Rebounds254297
   
Assists560456
   
Turnovers289264
   
Steals6549
   
Blocks818
   
Points1,7781,863
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Devin Booker
G - PHO
Devin Booker
2020 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.035.6
   
Field Goals Made8.28.9
   
Field Goals Att18.318.7
   
Field Goals %.445.479
   
Three Points Made3.22.4
   
Three Points Att9.47.2
   
Three Points %.369.355
   
Free Throws Made7.46.8
   
Free Throws Att8.67.6
   
Free Throws %.863.903
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds3.94.2
   
Assists9.26.3
   
Turnovers4.13.6
   
Steals1.00.8
   
Blocks0.20.3
   
Points26.927.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Devin Booker
G - PHO
Devin Booker
News 
 All Star PG Trae Young was diagnosed with a Grade 2 lateral strain of his left ankle after landing awkwardly in Wednesday's contest against the Knicks.
Jack Mannis
Thu, Apr 22nd
Devin Booker totaled 19 points (6-14 FG, 0-3 3PT, 7-8 FT), three rebounds, seven assists, and one steal in 30 minutes in the Suns' 116-113 win over the Sixer on Wednesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Apr 22nd
 Hawks star G Trae Young had to be helped off the floor Wednesday night vs. the Knicks after rolling his left ankle.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Apr 21st
Devin Booker totaled 24 points (9-24 FG, 1-4 3PT, 5-6 FT), seven rebounds, seven assists, one block, and three steals in 44 minutes in the Suns' 128-127 win over the Bucks on Monday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Tue, Apr 20th
 Trae Young racked up 34 points (9-21 FG, 3-9 3PT, 13-14 FT), five rebounds, 11 assists, two steals, and two turnovers in Sunday's win over Indiana.
Shaan Hoda
Sun, Apr 18th
Devin Booker totaled 15 points (6-18 FG, 0-1 3PT, 3-4 FT), three rebounds, three assists, and two steals in 27 minutes in the Suns' 111-85 loss to the Spurs on Saturday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Sun, Apr 18th
 Trae Young struggled in Thursday's defeat to the Bucks with 15 points (3-17 FG, 0-3 3PT, 9-9 FT), two rebounds, nine assists, and six turnovers.
Shaan Hoda
Fri, Apr 16th
Devin Booker totaled 23 points (8-19 FG, 3-10 3PT, 4-4 FT), three rebounds, and four assists in 31 minutes in the Suns' 122-114 win over the Kings on Thursday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Fri, Apr 16th
 Atlanta Hawks PG Trae Young (calf) will be available to play against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
Matthew MacKay
Thu, Apr 15th
Devin Booker totaled 12 points (4-16 FG, 1-8 3PT, 3-3 FT), three rebounds, three assists, one block, and one steal in 23 minutes in the Suns' 106-86 win over the Heat on Tuesday.
Joel E. Ruffin Jr.
Thu, Apr 15th
Notes 
 Trae Young exploded onto the scene last year and finished fourth in scoring (29.6 points) and second in assists (9.3) per game. His 205 made three-pointers were sixth-most in the league and he did it at a 36.1% clip. If he's able to improve his shooting heading into his third year, there's no reason to expect him to finish outside the top-three in scoring.
Dave Kluge - FantasyPros
Booker is the centerpiece on arguably the most exciting young team in the NBA. He was a top ten scorer last season with his 26.6 points/game and quietly added a solid 6.5 assists/game. For context, that was in the same range for assists as Fred VanVleet and Chris Paul, though Booker clearly brings more total upside given his ability to take over a game with his scoring.
Aaron Larson - FantasyPros
 The Atlanta Hawks spared no expense this offseason in putting an extremely formidable team around second-year All-Star PG Trae Young. By adding guys like Bogdan Bogdanovic and Danilo Gallinari, the Hawks are signaling to their young core that they are going all-in to surround them with the talent they need to succeed as early as this season. Last season, Young budded into a superstar right in front of our eyes, finishing fourth in scoring (29.6 ppg) and second in assists (9.3 apg), trailing only LeBron James in that category. While the scoring numbers could come down with a plethora of options to put the ball in the basket, it's not out of the realm of possibility that Young averages over 10 assists per game this season. He's also only missed a total of eight games in two seasons. In a world of "DNP-rest," Young is as safe as they come in the middle to later part of the first round in 2020-21.
Adam Koffler - FantasyPros